How to change the IP Address on a Dlink DCS-930L router

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This page shows how to change the LAN IP Address on the Dlink DCS-930L router.

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This is the ip address guide for the Dlink DCS-930L.We also have the following guides for the same router:

What is the LAN IP Address of a Router

The LAN IP Address of a router is also known as its internal IP address. It is also the IP address that you connect to when you want to configure your router. It is only useful from inside your network and has no use from the Internet side.

Routers have 2 IP addresses: an internal ip address and an external ip address. The external IP address is assigned to you by your Internet Service Provider, or ISP, and is generally not something that you can change. The internal IP address is set to a default value at the factory but can be changed if you want.

Common internal IP addresses for routers are:

It is generally a good idea to make the last number of your router's internal IP address a '1', as in 192.168.0.1 or 10.0.0.1. This is not necessary, but many people do it and it makes it a bit easier to remember which IP address is assigned to your router. If you want to change the internal IP address of your router, this guide shows you how.

Login To The Dlink DCS-930L

To get started configuring the Dlink DCS-930L LAN page you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Dlink DCS-930L, follow our Dlink DCS-930L Login Guide.

Change the LAN IP Address on a Dlink DCS-930L

If you followed our login guide above then you should see this screen.

router status mac address internet IP
This is the status page from your Dlink router.

When you want to change your IP Address, the address you can see while inside your network, log into the Dlink DCS-930L. This should place you on the STATUS page. You first need to click the tab labeled SETUP, then NETWORK SETUP, when it appears on the left.

Configure the LAN section of your Dlink DCS-930L

router setup
This is the setup page from your Dlink router.

Under LAN SETTINGS, find the box marked IP Address and enter the new address you have chosen for your Router. Our suggestion is 192.168.0.1

Please leave the Subnet Mask alone, it almost always should be left at 255.255.255.0

Finally, when your are finished making changes, you need to click the tab at the top of the page labeled Save Settings.

Possible Problems when Changing your LAN IP Address

When you change your LAN IP Address you are making a fundamental change to how your network functions and all computers on your network will be affected. You will lose your Internet connection when you apply these changes. Your router may reboot and require a couple of minutes to start responding again.

Also note that some computers may need to be rebooted after you make this change before they can talk to the router or on the Internet again.

Other Dlink DCS-930L Info

Don't forget about our other Dlink DCS-930L info that you might be interested in.

This is the ip address guide for the Dlink DCS-930L.We also have the following guides for the same router: